Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali ac regiones adiacentes : a C. de May usque ad Lineam AEquinoctialem / per Nicolaum Visscher


Creator: Visscher, Nicolaes, 1649-1702
Title: Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali ac regiones adiacentes : a C. de May usque ad Lineam AEquinoctialem / per Nicolaum Visscher
Insulae Americanae
Date: 1680
Map Number: hmap1680v5
Scale: Scale [ca. 1:2,150,000] (E 282[ca.⁰1 .a--E 24 50]a⁰e0,/N 39eqce⁰iim--N 1nee⁰di c).
Original Material: 1 map : hand col. ; 45 x 55 cm., on sheet 49 x 60 cm.
Publication Data: [Amsterdam? : Visscher?, 1680?]
Description: Scales in German, Spanish, and French miles.
From: Atlas Minor sive totius orbis terrarum contracta delineatio ex conatibus Nic. Visscher.
Phillips, Lowery Collection, no. 179.
De Renne, III - 1194.
Photograph negative no.: 5076.
"For the French names on the Florida coast Visscher appears to have based his map on Mercator's Virginiae item et Floridae ... nova descriptio 1606. The plate appears to be the same used with the same title by Jansson, 1642; Guilielmus Blaeu, 1644; Johannis Blaeu, 1667; Valck and Schenk, 1710 (?") cf. Philip Lee Phillips. The Lowery collection.
Relief shown pictorially.
Hand colored.
Title and scale enclosed in illustrative cartouches.
Includes illustrations of sailing ships on the seas.
Subjects: West Indies--Maps--Early works to 1800 | Caribbean Area--Maps--Early works to 1800 | Central America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/hmap/id:hmap1680v5
Repository: Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library